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Duhindurimikorere Group
In this Group: Alexis, Samson, Domitien, Christophe , Jean Damascène, Raphael, Godefroid, Valens*
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Update on Duhindurimikorere Group

Godefroid is a member of the Duhindurimikorere group. The name of the group means "improve the work level." He is 35 years old and married with five children, four of whom are in school. He has two people to support other than his children. His level of education is one year of high school.

Godefroid is a rice farmer. This is his first loan cycle with ACB. He plans to use the credit to purchase chemical fertilizers and pay for the cost of labor. To He plans to apply for additional loans to strengthen his rice growing business. In the coming years, Godefroid hopes to become a great rice farmer in his region. He will use his profits to provide for his children’s education.
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Godefroid fait partie du groupe Duhindurimikorere. Le nom du groupe signifie « Améliore le niveau du travail ». Il a 35 ans, il est marie avec 5 enfants de 3 mois à 12 ans, dont 4 scolarises. Il a 2 personne dans son charge autre que ses enfants .Son niveau d’éducation est de 1 ans de secondaire.

Godefroid est agriculteur de riz. C’est son premier cycle de prêt avec ACB. Il va utiliser son crédit afin d’acheter des engrais chimique et payer la main d’œuvre.

Pour faire croitre son agriculture des riz, il planifie de solliciter d’autres crédit pour renforcer son agriculture de riz. Dans les prochaines années, Godefroid voudrait être un grand agriculteur de riz dans sa région. Avec les profits, il prévoit de scolariser ses enfants.

Previous Loan Details

Godefroid is a member of the group Duhindurimikorere. He is 35 years old and married with four children aged 3 to 11, and three of them go to school. He has one other dependent aside from his children. His education level is one year of secondary school. Godefroid is a rice farmer. This is hi... More from Duhindurimikorere Group's previous loan »

Additional Information

About Amasezerano Community Banking, S.A.

Amasezerano Community Banking, S.A., is a for-profit microfinance institution founded in 2005 by the Rwandan NGO African Evangelist Enterprises-Rwanda and 61 individual shareholders, and has been a Kiva partner since June 2010. The mission of Amasezerano Community Bank (ACB) is to have a holistic, positive impact on the lives of poor people by providing quality financial services. ACB’s client base is composed primarily of farmers, small-business owners, women entrepreneurs and low-wage private-sector salaried workers. Credit offerings are tailored to meet client needs, and include group solidarity loans, agricultural loans, loans for women entrepreneurs, small-business loans, and loans for salaried workers. ACB also offers mobile money transfers, currency exchange and life insurance services to its borrowers.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 42
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $17,124,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 605.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Duhindurimikorere Group's $1,750 loan helped a member to purchase chemical fertilizers and pay for the cost of labor.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Aug 15, 2012
Aug 21, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2013